University of Akron

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Year Founded:
1870
Religious Affiliation:
None
College Type:
Public , Urban
Enrollment:
13563 (full time undergrad)
Tuition In State:
$10,270
Tuition Out of State:
$18,801
Division:
NCAA I
Conference:
Mid-American Conference, Western Intercollegiate Rifle Conference, Mid-Atlantic Conference, NCWA Wrestling
Welcome to the University of Akron Men's Basketball scholarship and program info page. Here you'll receive information about the college and details on their Men's Basketball program like who to make contact with about recruitment, names of ... Read More

Welcome to the University of Akron Men's Basketball scholarship and program info page. Here you'll receive information about the college and details on their Men's Basketball program like who to make contact with about recruitment, names of past alumni, what scholarship opportunities are available and how to start the recruiting process.
University of Akron Men's basketball Program Recruiting and Coaching Staff
For anyone who is looking to get recruited it's important to understand who to build a relationship with - and NCSA has got the details you need. The Graduate Assistant of the University of Akron Men's Basketball program is Trent Howard. Additional major staff include:


  • Operations Graduate Assistant Sean Carroll

  • Associate Head Coach Destin Ford

  • Assistant Coach Rob Fulford

  • Head Coach John Groce

  • Director of Basketball Operations Cole Pittis

  • Assistant Coach Robby Pridgen



For anybody who is thinking about becoming a part of the University of Akron Men's Basketball program they are the individuals you need to get in touch with. You can choose to contact them through email utilizing the link above or call the school to obtain more details about the college and Men's Basketball program before deciding on if it is the right fit for you personally.
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Athletics Information
Conference:
Mid-American Conference, Western Intercollegiate Rifle Conference, Mid-Atlantic Conference, NCWA Wrestling
Division:
NCAA I
Athletic Director:
Mack Rhoades
Men's Basketball Coaching Staff
  • Sean Carroll Operations Graduate Assistant
  • Destin Ford Associate Head Coach
  • Rob Fulford Assistant Coach
  • John Groce Head Coach
  • Trent Howard Graduate Assistant
  • Cole Pittis Director of Basketball Operations
  • Robby Pridgen Assistant Coach
Sports Offered
  • Baseball
  • Football
  • Men's Basketball
  • Men's Golf
  • Men's Soccer
  • Men's Track
  • Softball
  • Women's Basketball
  • Women's Diving
  • Women's Golf
  • Women's Lacrosse
  • Women's Soccer
  • Women's Swimming
  • Women's Tennis
  • Women's Track
  • Women's Volleyball
  • Wrestling
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Admissions Contact Info
Admissions Toll Free Phone:
(800) 655-4884
Admissions Phone:
(330) 972-7111
Admissions Email:
admissions@uakron.edu
Academic Requirements
Academic Selectivity:
Selective
Religious Requirements:
No
Specific Religious Requirements:
N/A
Application Information
Application Deadline:
Yes
Application Deadline Date:
January 1
Application Final Date:
Dec 1
Application Priority Date:
 
Notification Date:
 
Rolling Admissions:
Yes
Early Action:
Yes
Early Action Closing Date:
 
Early Decision:
No
Early Decision Deadline:
 
Common Application:
No
Student Body Averages
ACT
Average Freshman GPA:
2.5
Average ACT Composite:
21
Average ACT English:
0
Average ACT Math:
0
Average ACT Writing:
0
ACT 25th Percentile:
19%
ACT 75th Percentile:
26%
SAT
Average SAT 1 Combined:
0
Average SAT 1 Math:
510
Average SAT 1 Verbal:
495
SAT 25th Percentile:
990%
SAT 75th Percentile:
1280%
SAT 2 Requirements:
 
Majors
    Most Popular Majors:
  • Nursing, Business Administration,
    Pre-Professional Programs:
  • Pre-Law, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Pharmacy
    Other Pre-Professional Programs:
    Combined 3-2 Programs:
  •  
    Majors Offered:
Location
City/Town Situated In:
Akron
Population:
217074
Major City Closest To School:
Cleveland
Distance Of Major City:
40 Miles
Closest International Airport:
Cleveland, Ohio
Distance To International Airport:
30 Miles
Closest Other Airport:
Akron, Oh
Distance To Other Airport:
15 Miles
Location Description:

170-acre, urban campus in Akron (population: 217,074), 35 miles from Cleveland; branch campus in Wayne County. Served by air, bus, and train; major airport serves Cleveland. Public transportation serves campus.

Demographics
Male:
54.17%
Female:
45.83%
African American:
12.12%
Asian American:
2.66%
Caucasian:
74.00%
Hispanic:
2.53%
International:
2.44%
Other:
2.06%
Student Faculty Ratio:
18:1
Out State Freshmen:
4%
Campus Size:
223 acres
Campus Life
Freshmen In School Housing:
0%
Students Live On Campus:
15%
Students Live Off Campus:
85%
Students Live On Campus During Weekends:
30%
Housing Types:
  • Coed dorms, Sorority housing, Fraternity housing, Single-student apartments, Special housing for disabled students, Special housing for international students, Other
Fraternities & Sororities
Fraternities & Sororities:
Y
Number Of Fraternities:
15
Number Of Sororities:
8
Join Fraternities:
4%
Join Sororities:
4%
ROTC
Air Force ROTC:
Yes
Navy ROTC:
No
Army ROTC:
Yes
Financial Aid
Financial Aid Toll Free Number:
800 621-3847
Financial Aid Phone:
 
Financial Aid Email:
 
Aid Notification Date:
 
Financial Aid Forms:
FAFSA
Tuition Instate:
$10,270
Tuition Out of State:
$18,801
Room & Board:
$8,026
Average Debt On Graduation:
$19,000
Scholarship Numbers
FTF = First Time Freshmen
FTU = Full Time Undergraduate
Average Non-Need Based Athletic Grant and Scholarship Amount:
FTF :$11,804
FTU : $11,253
Number of Students Who Received Non-Need Based Athletic Grants and Scholarships:
FTF :42
FTU : 184
Average Non-Need Based Scholarship or Grant Amount:
FTF :$3,498
FTU : $3,630
Average Need-Based Loan Amount:
FTF :$3,488
FTU : $3,988
Average Need-Based-Self-Help-Award Amount:
FTF :$3,488
FTU : $3,988
Average Need-Based Scholarship or Grant Amount:
FTF :$5,471
FTU : $4,976
Average Financial Aid Package:
FTF :$7,200
FTU : $6,961
Average Percentage Of Need Met (Based on EFC):
FTF :53%
FTU : 53%

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